The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jul 1902

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Swift's wharf: steamer Kingston up and down.

Craig's wharf: steamer Persia bound westward; steamyacht Wherenow from Thousand Island points.

M.T. company elevator: steamer Lloyd S. Porter and consort Isabella Reid, Toledo, with 62,000 bushels of wheat; tug Thomson and three light barges from Montreal; tug Thomson cleared for Oswego with two light barges to load coal.

The steamer India, with consorts Burmah and Ceylon, from Sprague, are in Lake Ontario, bound down. The first two mentioned are laden with iron ore for Deseronto, and the last named with deals for Montreal; these will be transhipped at Garden Island into barges and taken to Montreal. The India and Burmah proceeded directly to Deseronto while the Ceylon was towed down from the upper gap by a tug.

p.6 The Steamer Delayed - steamer New York gets line caught in wheel when backing away from wharf.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jul 1902